Energy Safety Nets: India Case Study
Publication Year: 2020
Author(s): Patnaik S, Jha S, Pradhan K, Jain A
This study is first-of-its-kind research to inform best practices at the intersection of energy policy and social assistance to protect very poor, vulnerable and marginalised people. A part of the Energy Safety Nets research series, it was undertaken in partnership with Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL), Overseas Development Institute (ODI) and the Catholic Agency for Overseas Development (CAFOD). Energy Safety Net is an umbrella term for government-led approaches to support very poor and vulnerable people to access essential modern energy services.
The India case study focuses on four major schemes within the ambit of LPG Programme: Pratyash Hanstantrit Labh (PaHaL) or the Direct Benefit Transfer of LPG Subsidy (DBTL), ‘Give it Up’ Campaign, Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), and Unified Guidelines for Selection of LPG distributorships.
Source of Publication: Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW)
Publisher/Organisation: Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW)
Rights: Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW)
Theme: Sustainable transportation | Subtheme: Energy
Tags: Energy demand, Energy efficiency, Energy supply, Energy transition, Fuel efficiency, Global energy systems, Energy policy, Energy Safety, Overseas Development Institute, ODI, Catholic Agency for Overseas Development, CAFOD, Sustainable Energy for All, SEforALL, Council on Energy, Environment and Water, Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW), CEEW, Pratyash Hanstantrit Labh, PaHaL, Direct Benefit Transfer of LPG Subsidy, DBTL, Give it Up Campaign, Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, PMUY, LPG distributorships, LPG, Liquid Petroleum Gas, Incentives, Subsidy